Robin Hood Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA46032
Architect/DesignerAlison & Peter Smithson
Artist/PhotographerHewitt, Daniel
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1972
Image Date2009
ViewExterior
StyleBrutalist
MediumDigital image
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Daniel Hewitt / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This council housing estate in east London covers about five acres and consists of two long blocks, one of ten storeys, the other of seven, built from precast concrete slabs.

Subject tags

flats, housing, concrete, children's playgrounds